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House Faces Friday Deadline to Pass Current Farm Bill

The U.S. House faces a Friday deadline to re-vote on the current farm bill proposal. As of Monday, the farm bill, passed out of committee with Republican support only, was not on the schedule to be... Read More

(Video) Afternoon Agriculture News Update - June 18, 2018

Susan Littfield reports on the latest in agriculture news. Story 1: Prescribed burning with Mark Alberts Story 2:  Farmers for Free Trade responds to tariffs  ...... Read More

KNEB.tv News: June 18, 2018

Today on KNEB.tv News: The 16th Annual Festival of Hope is in the books U.S. District Judge dismisses lawsuit against three Panhandle law enforcement officers Hundreds of vintage cars shine during annual Father's Day Classic car show. B... Read More

Midwest Cattlemen Feeding More Silage

MEAD, Neb. (DTN) -- With the number of row-crop acres growing and the number of forage acres shrinking, Midwestern beef-cattle producers have responded by increasing the use of corn silage in their operations, according to speakers at the Silage for ... Read More

June 18, 2018

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 4.30 (-0.20) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 4.30 (-0.20) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 4.30 (-0.20) Crossroads Co-op/Gering – 4.30 (-0.20) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 4.70 (-0.19) New Alliance / ... Read More

Futures One Crop Progress Report *AUDIO*

Listen to the report here: http://post.futurimedia.com/krvnam/playlist/6-18-usda-crop-progress-report-4434.html OMAHA (DTN) -- The percentage of the U.S. corn crop rated in good-to-excellent condition improved slightly last week and is currently th... Read More

House Farm Bill Language Would Help Promote Farmer Group Health Plans

OMAHA (DTN) -- The farm bill could be used next year to offer some relief for farmers from high healthcare insurance premiums they face. Association Health Plans (AHPs) have become an avenue touted by the Trump administration to reduce health insu... Read More

Lt. Governor Foley in panhandle this week

Lt. Governor Mike Foley will be in the panhandle Wednesday and Thursday for visits to Scottsbluff, Bridgeport, and Paxton. Wednesday Foley will tour the Riverside Discovery Center at 9 a.m. and then deliver remarks 11 a.m. at Scottsbluff High Scho... Read More

Former Scotts Bluff County Deputy Attorney appointed to Nebraska Supreme Court

Today, Governor Pete Ricketts announced his appointment of Judge John R. Freudenberg to the Sixth Judicial District of the Nebraska Supreme Court.  Currently, Judge Freudenberg, 48, serves as a County Court Judge in Lancaster County. "Judge Freud... Read More

Wyoming wildfire 85 percent contained

A wildfire that has burned about 31 square miles in southern Wyoming is now 85 percent contained thanks to rainy weather over the past couple of days. Evacuation orders have been lifted for several of the small communities in the vicinity, and som... Read More

Upper Big Blue NRD Makes State History with Precedent-Setting Initiative

YORK, Neb. – The Upper Big Blue Natural Resources District (NRD) is embarking on the first-ever combined water quality management and voluntary integrated management planning processes in partnership with both the Nebraska Department of Environment... Read More